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NCS 7/25/11

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National Cyber Security

National Cyber Security


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Hackers have started to release gigabytes of secret documents stolen from an Italian cybercrime unit.  The 8GB of files has allegedly been taken from the network of the Italian CNAIPIC which oversees the country's critical IT infrastructure.  In a message announcing the release, the Anonymous hacker group said it received the files from a source.

To fight cyber crime, Michigan law enforcement officials are teaming up with the F.B.I.  They've now established an office that will specifically target cyber crimes.  By having this position with the F.B.I. Cyber Crime Task Force, it allows that officer to work specifically on those kinds of cases.  So, the more experience, the better.  

The Communications Commission of Kenya has set up a computer incident response team to counter the rising cases of cyber crime in the country.  Announcing the development last week, CCK’s Director General said the team would coordinate the response to cyber security incidents nationally and collaborate with relevant actors locally.


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